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Hat, Fragment or Headband, Fragment

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Cotton, camelid fiber
  • Place Made: South Coast, Peru
  • DATES 1400–1532 or 600–1000
    PERIOD Early Intermediate or Late Horizon Period
    DIMENSIONS 1/2 × 1 9/16 in. (1.3 × 4 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
    ACCESSION NUMBER 64.114.79
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Adelaide Goan
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small fragment of knotted and piled cloth in beige and black. Size: undetermined or adult. Probable wearer: undetermined or male. Cotton foundation. Camelid fiber pile. Knotted and piled.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Wari. Hat, Fragment or Headband, Fragment, 1400–1532 or 600–1000. Cotton, camelid fiber, 1/2 × 1 9/16 in. (1.3 × 4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Adelaide Goan, 64.114.79 (Photo: , CUR.64.114.79_view01.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, CUR.64.114.79_view01.jpg., 2018
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    Wari. <em>Hat, Fragment or Headband, Fragment</em>, 1400–1532 or 600–1000. Cotton, camelid fiber, 1/2 × 1 9/16 in. (1.3 × 4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Adelaide Goan, 64.114.79 (Photo: , CUR.64.114.79_view01.jpg)